There are benefits to Cortisone Injections in Scottsdale, AZ but there are also some hidden dangers with the medication when it is injected. Some of the side effects of cortisone injections are numbness, joint infection, nerve damage, cortisone flares, crystallization, increased blood sugar, mood swings, weak joints and tissue thinning. The most common symptom that causes us concern at the Wellness Center is joint weakness. Joint weakness can lead to joint instability and this ends up causing increased risk of joint degeneration.
An alternative to Cortisone Injections in Scottsdale, AZ that is growing in popularity is Regenerative Medicine. Regenerative Medicine includes PRP (platelet rich plasma), amniotic products, Wharton's Jelly and exosome products. Regenerative injections are performed under imaging to attempt to efficiently and accurately apply the proper treatment. The great benefit of this type of care is that there are minimal negative side effects to regenerative procedures.
Come experience the possibilities of regenerative medicine for you and your families now. Call (480) 314-2262.